The Spring Festival is a joyous occasion when people reward themselves for a year’s hard work by buying and preparing delicacies.
Huge new stimulus package coming: Somkid
Thailand needs to rev up both public and private investment, including infrastructure development as well as the promotion of the tourism and service sectors, to boost economic growth this year, Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak told a business seminar on Wednesday.
Interest rate cut chances rise as inflation falls
Speculation grows that UK interest rates will be cut after inflation slows in December.
Dubai Economy issues 90% more business licences in 2019
Increase comes as UAE allows 100% foreign ownership, ahead of Expo 2020
Demand for affordable luxury fittings picks up in UAE’s Dh3.4bn fit-out market
BnB designer flooring, bath ensemble, kitchen solutions tap into property upgrade segment
Saudi Aramco’s world record-breaking IPO reaches $29.4 billion
The IPO relied heavily on individuals and high-net worth investors and funds from the Gulf
Six-month remittances rise to $11.4bn
Remittances edge up 3.3 per cent during the first half of 2019-20 as compared to $11.03bn in the same period last year.
Tax reforms yield Rs209bn in additional revenue
The FBR collection grew by 16.4 per cent in the first half of this fiscal year.
Economic stabilisation has failed to bring growth: PM aide
KARACHI: Adviser to the Prime Minister on Commerce, Textile, Industry & Production and Investment Abdul Razak Dawood has said though there is economic stabilisation in Pakistan the country has still not seen economic growth.
Another bullish week on stock market
KSE-100 index records gains of 884 points and closes above 43,000 for the first time in 17 months, at 43,207.
Amazon’s Bezos announces $1bn Indian investment
The billionaire’s visit to India is expected to be marred by protests by small business owners.
India’s slowing economy led to record drop in car sales in 2019, says industry body
Car sales in India fell by a record 19% last year as a slowing economy made consumers reluctant to spend on big-ticket items and demand is likely to be flat this year, the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) said on Friday.
Net profit rose 10.89% sequentially to Rs 4,457 crore.
Turkey produces nearly 1.5 mln vehicles - Latest News
Turkey’s carmakers produced a total of 1.46 million vehicles (passenger cars and commercial vehicles combined) last year, data from the Automotive Manufacturers’ Association (OSD) have shown.
Istanbul’s airports host over 104 mln passengers - Latest News
The number of passengers using Istanbul’s three airports, namely Istanbul, Sabiha Gökçen and Atatürk, increased by 1.55 million to stand at 104.1 million in 2019.
Shipbuilding industry exports reach $1 billion - Latest News
Turkey exported $1.04 billion worth of yachts and ships last year, marking a 5.2 percent increase from 2018, according to data from the Turkish Exporters’ Assembly (TİM).
Turkey’s water supply to TRNC suffers disruption - Latest News
The fresh water supply from Turkey to the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) has suffered a disruption, Turkey’s agriculture and forestry minister said on Jan. 11.
Mr DIY reveals some details
Firm plans 40% dividend payout but high IPO valuation poser remains
SapuraOMV and partners announce first production from SK408 gas fields
KUALA LUMPUR: SapuraOMV Upstream has announced its first production of the Larak gas field under the SK408 Production Sharing Contract (PSC).
New MAHB leadership has plenty on its plate
THE resignation of Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd’s (MAHB) chief executive officer (CEO) Raja Azmi Raja Nazuddin, just a year after his appointment, marked yet another change in the top leadership of the airport operator in recent times.
Malaysia’s economy likely to better this year: MoF
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s economy is expected to do better in 2020 as the manufacturing sector’s purchasing managers index for December 2019 rose to a 15-month high, Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said.
Carlos Ghosn Tries to Reclaim Narrative
Former Nissan executive seeks to rebuild reputation, rebut Japanese prosecutors’ allegations after absconding from Tokyo
T-Mobile-Sprint Deal Concern Mounts on Wall Street
Companies prepare to make final arguments in court battle with California and New York
German economy sees weakest growth since 2013
Exports grew more slowly, and investment in equipment and machinery weakened, official data shows.